Hi, I have been asked to add a new quick filter to be able to filter on any assignee on a given project. I typed assignee = "assignee" but it didn't work. HELP!! I don't really know JQL. Thanks!!

5 answers

This widget could not be displayed.

You could use the Issue Search instead of the board and have your Project Lead select the assignees there. It might be more effective than trying to use quick filters.

You could also use swimlanes on your board to show the issues by assignee as an alternative. But that would only make sense if you aren't using swimlanes for a different purpose.

This widget could not be displayed.

You should use the assignee's name. e.g. assignee = "Audra Bonacki" (use the naming of the users in your JIRA).

I hope you don't have too many users in your project or you will need a lot of filters.

Note that the default quick filter Only my issues is already a generic one that shows each logged in user his/her own issues: assignee = currentUser()

This widget could not be displayed.

Hi, yes we have quite a few users, there's no way to consolidate them? The Project lead wants to be able to sort by assignee, not just himself.

This widget could not be displayed.

Hi Walter, thank you for that suggestion. It may be most prudent because we have 7 users working the project.

This widget could not be displayed.

Hi Audra,

You may be able to do something like this to get the issues that are not unassigned from a particular project and then order them by assignee in ascending or descending order:

project = "WTBRGR" and assignee != null order by assignee asc



Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Summit 2018

Meet the community IRL

Atlassian Summit is an excellent opportunity for in-person support, training, and networking.

Learn more
Community showcase
Posted yesterday in New to Jira

Are you planning to trial, or are currently trialling Jira Software? - We want to talk to you!

Hello! I'm Rayen, a product manager at Atlassian. My team and I are working hard to improve the trial experience for Jira Software Cloud. We are interested in   talking to 20 people planning t...

81 views 1 0
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you